OSCE supports roundtable discussion on causes of mass fish death in Ural river NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The OSCE Programme Office in Astana will support a roundtable discussion on environmental problems in the region including the recent environmental pollution incident that caused the death of more than 10 tonnes of fish in the Ural river, in Atyrau.
Capital city renaming is logical appreciation of merits of Leader of the Nation, view NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM "Naming the capital city after the First President is logical appreciation of merits of the Leader of the Nation in building independent Kazakhstan," member of the People's Assembly of Kazakhstan, deputy chairman of Janghyru zholy, head of Zharasym youth organization Timur Dzhumurbayev said.
Yurts emerge at EXPO town in Astana as Nauryz celebrations sweep the city ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Crowds of people have started gathering in the territory of the EXPO town in Astana since early morning. Celebrations of the main spring holiday Nauryz have kicked off in the Kazakh capital, Kazinform reports.
Majilis Speaker to convoke joint session of Parliament Chambers ASTANA. KAZINFORM Chairman of the Majilis of the Parliament of Kazakhstan has decreed to convoke the joint session of the both Chambers of the Parliament of Kazakhstan on March 20 at 12 a.m. in Astana, the Majilis' press service reports.
Astana Opera: Climbing the Silken Ladder towards Secrets ASTANA. KAZINFORM The new project Piccolo Theatre or Little Theatre will be presented at the Astana Opera Chamber Hall. It will open with the premiere of Gioachino Rossini's one-act operatic farsa comica La Scala di Seta (The Silken Ladder), which will be held with the support of the Ministry of Culture and Sports of the Republic of Kazakhstan as part of the Year of Youth on April 6 and 7.